Sinopsis

Audio interviews with industry leaders and senior faculty with exclusive insights on current topics brought to you by Knowledge@Wharton and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Episodios

  • How Retailers Can Salvage Customer Loyalty

    How Retailers Can Salvage Customer Loyalty

    25/09/2020 Duración: 17min

    Shoppers are losing patience with retailers during the pandemic, according to a new study that finds significant dissatisfaction with both in-store and online purchases. Wharton’s Tom Robertson explains how retailers can win them back.

  • Three Steps for Creating a More Equitable Workplace

    Three Steps for Creating a More Equitable Workplace

    22/09/2020 Duración: 37min

    As part of the Leading Diversity at Work series, Wharton’s Stephanie Creary talks with Kwasi Mitchell of Deloitte Consulting about how executives, middle managers and employees can contribute to diversity and inclusion initiatives.

  • COVID Crisis: Balancing Health Care and Economic Policy

    COVID Crisis: Balancing Health Care and Economic Policy

    22/09/2020 Duración: 11min

    The pandemic has disproportionately hurt weaker segments of society. Wharton’s Guy David discusses why that needs to be addressed.

  • Can Election Polls Be Trusted?

    Can Election Polls Be Trusted?

    18/09/2020 Duración: 10min

    Predictive analytics are invaluable in business, but they have proven faulty in politics. Wharton’s Abraham (Adi) Wyner shares three reasons why election poll results don’t always match the outcome, especially in presidential races.

  • A Breakdown of the Biden Policy Platform: Five Key Takeaways

    A Breakdown of the Biden Policy Platform: Five Key Takeaways

    15/09/2020 Duración: 12min

    A Penn Wharton Budget Model analysis of U.S. presidential candidate Joe Biden’s policy platform finds that his proposals would increase spending over the next decade by $5.37 trillion, but in the long run would reduce the federal debt and boost GDP.

  • Rebranding the NFL: How the League Shifted Its Message on Racial Justice

    Rebranding the NFL: How the League Shifted Its Message on Racial Justice

    11/09/2020 Duración: 08min

    In a stark turnabout, the NFL is now embracing the same goals of social justice and racial equality that cost quarterback Colin Kaepernick his football career. Experts explain the change and why other brands should follow suit.

  • What Will the World Look Like in 2030?

    What Will the World Look Like in 2030?

    08/09/2020 Duración: 11min

    Big economic, technological and demographic changes are coming, and the pandemic is accelerating many of them, Wharton’s Mauro Guillen says in his new book.

  • Getting the Job Done: How Immigrants Expand the U.S. Economy

    Getting the Job Done: How Immigrants Expand the U.S. Economy

    08/09/2020 Duración: 10min

    Immigrant workers put pressure on the U.S. labor supply, but foreign-born entrepreneurs also create jobs that increase labor demand, according to new research co-authored by Wharton's Daniel Kim.

  • Why Is the Stock Market So Strong When the Economy Is Weak?

    Why Is the Stock Market So Strong When the Economy Is Weak?

    31/08/2020 Duración: 12min

    High-performing stocks don’t reflect the economic woes stemming from the pandemic, and the Fed has played a role in keeping prices high, explains Wharton’s Itay Goldstein.

  • Coping with non-COVID Patients: An Operations Management Model

    Coping with non-COVID Patients: An Operations Management Model

    25/08/2020 Duración: 09min

    Wharton’s Hummy Song and a group of health care experts created a four-point strategy for hospitals straining under the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Can Tesla Maintain Its Momentum?

    Can Tesla Maintain Its Momentum?

    24/08/2020 Duración: 10min

    If the company can scale its output and fend off competition from established automakers, the answer is yes, according to Wharton’s Rahul Kapoor.

  • Advancing Economic Justice: How the Ford Foundation Is Investing in Diversity

    Advancing Economic Justice: How the Ford Foundation Is Investing in Diversity

    24/08/2020 Duración: 33min

    Roy Swan of the Ford Foundation talks to Wharton’s Katherine Klein about how his organization is using its endowment to help reduce racial disparities in investing.

  • How Social Media Is Shaping Political Campaigns

    How Social Media Is Shaping Political Campaigns

    17/08/2020 Duración: 11min

    Political newcomers can leverage social media to raise money and gain recognition, which could help them compete against incumbents, according to new research co-authored by Wharton’s Pinar Yildirim.

  • Why Inclusion Starts in the C-suite

    Why Inclusion Starts in the C-suite

    17/08/2020 Duración: 41min

    As part of the Leading Diversity at Work series, Wharton’s Stephanie Creary talks with global diversity expert Gwen Houston about why senior executives must lead inclusion efforts.

  • The High Cost of Returns: Should Retailers Rethink Their Policies?

    The High Cost of Returns: Should Retailers Rethink Their Policies?

    10/08/2020 Duración: 21min

    Easy returns are great for shoppers, but they are becoming a bigger financial liability for stores. New research co-authored by Wharton’s Thomas S. Robertson explains why it’s time for retailers to rethink their liberal return policies.

  • Too Much of a Good Thing? The Perils of Overconfidence

    Too Much of a Good Thing? The Perils of Overconfidence

    10/08/2020 Duración: 07min

    Wharton’s Katherine Milkman talks with Don Moore from the University of California, Berkeley, about his new book 'Perfectly Confident' and what happens when our confidence level doesn’t match up with reality.

  • Investing in ‘Rockstars’: How One Fund Is Building Businesses with Women of Color

    Investing in ‘Rockstars’: How One Fund Is Building Businesses with Women of Color

    28/07/2020 Duración: 24min

    Wharton’s Katherine Klein speaks with Gayle Jennings-O’Byrne and Pialy Aditya, who are using their early-stage investment fund to boost tech startups owned by women of color.

  • Leading Diversity: Why Listening and Learning Come Before Strategy

    Leading Diversity: Why Listening and Learning Come Before Strategy

    28/07/2020 Duración: 44min

    As part of a new series called “Leading Diversity at Work,” Wharton’s Stephanie Creary and global diversity expert Rohini Anand discuss what it takes to create an inclusive culture.

  • Forget the Myths: How Entrepreneurs Can Succeed in Real Life

    Forget the Myths: How Entrepreneurs Can Succeed in Real Life

    20/07/2020 Duración: 12min

    Wharton’s Ethan Mollick talks about his new book 'The Unicorn’s Shadow' and the myths that hold entrepreneurs back.

  • What Poker Can Teach Us about Making the World a Better Place

    What Poker Can Teach Us about Making the World a Better Place

    02/07/2020 Duración: 22min

    Wharton’s Katherine Milkman talks with psychologist Maria Konnikova about her new book, ‘The Biggest Bluff,’ and how we can make decisions in an environment in which we have very little control.

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